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Topaz moon : Chiura Obata's art of the internment

Author: Chiura Obata; Kimi Kodani Hill
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday Books, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the artist's sketches, sumi paintings, and watercolors depicting the austerity, hardship, hope, and beauty he discovered in the internment camp, and includes a collection of his interviews and correspondence.
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Genre/Form: Art
Biographies
In art
Biography
Named Person: Chiura Obata; Chiura Obata
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chiura Obata; Kimi Kodani Hill
ISBN: 1890771260 9781890771263
OCLC Number: 960067227
Description: xviii, 147 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: California artist --
Landslide --
Tanforan --
Tanforan Art School --
Topaz --
Relocation --
Return home --
Color plates --
Epilogue --
Endnotes --
Bibliography.
Other Titles: Chiura Obata's art of the internment
Art of the internment
Responsibility: edited with text by Kimi Kodani Hill ; introduction by Timothy Anglin Burgard ; foreword by Ruth Asawa.

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Presents the artist's sketches, sumi paintings, and watercolors depicting the austerity, hardship, hope, and beauty he discovered in the internment camp, and includes a collection of his interviews and correspondence.

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